The March 2021 issue of the Habitat for Neighborhood Business newsletter features the new Dean of the Chaifetz School of Business at St. Louis University, Dr. Barnali Gupta. Dr. Gupta supports the HNB program and we look forward to her expertise as HNB continues to collaborate with SLU resources to benefit HNB entrepreneurs. Welcome, Dr. Gupta! This month we also feature two HNB entrepreneurs, Felicia Pulliam, owner of Create Community, LLC, and Brigitte Hamilton, owner of Fancy Girl, LLC. Read about their products and services. Also featured is a recent Post-Dispatch interview with HNB entrepreneur, Jeanetta Hawkins, who discusses how she, with the help of HNB, kept her business open during the pandemic. Lastly, mentoring is also an important component of the HNB program, and featured this month is HNB Mentor Michelle Dix, who owns Urban Focus Planning & Design, LLC. Michelle mentors an HNB entrepreneur who owns a real estate development company.

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